Fred Upshaw Recognized

In celebration of Black History month, Green Gaels Alumni Fred Upshaw has been recognized by the Legacy Collexion in their new 2021 Legacy Poster.

"LEGACY 2021 celebrates resilient African-Canadians who have persevered during difficult times, odds and obstacles. In light of a world-wide pandemic, racial unrest and police brutality LEGACY Enterprises releases this poster with a message of endurance through hard times such as these."

You can check out the poster at

Fred was the first Black Canadian to serve as the President of a Major Trade Union and a tribute to Fred can be found on the OPSEU website